On Saturday night an assembly is being held in the memory of Yitzhak Rabin, who was assassinated 12 years ago in the kikar that now has his name.
Based on the giant sign I saw hanging in the square and based on some of the articles and other signs I’ve see, there seems to be a lot more anger this year than in past years.
There’s reason for it too: Yigal Amir – Rabin’s murderer – has had the pleasure to marry, conceive a child and now give that child a brit mila from prison all in recent time.
I can’t afford to go into a rant about it because it’s emotionally taxing. But if you’re interested, here are the details of the memorial rally: